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Othain a Bazeilles sur Othain.JPG
Country France
Physical characteristics
Main source Gondrecourt-Aix
252 m (827 ft)
49°14′11″N 05°46′30″E / 49.23639°N 5.77500°E / 49.23639; 5.77500
River mouth Chiers
180 m (590 ft)
49°31′14″N 05°22′54″E / 49.52056°N 5.38167°E / 49.52056; 5.38167Coordinates: 49°31′14″N 05°22′54″E / 49.52056°N 5.38167°E / 49.52056; 5.38167
Length 67 km (42 mi)
  • Average rate:
    2.91 m3/s (103 cu ft/s)
Basin features
Progression ChiersMeuseNorth Sea
Basin size 256 km2 (99 sq mi)

The Othain is a 67-kilometre (42 mi) long river in the Meurthe-et-Moselle and Meuse départements, northeastern France. Its source is at Gondrecourt-Aix, in the Woëvre. It flows generally northwest. It is a left tributary of the Chiers into which it flows between Villécloye and Montmédy.

Communes along its course[edit]

This list is ordered from source to mouth: